Stephon Gilmore is a football cornerback for the New England Patriots. He was born on September 19, 1990 in Rock Hill, South Carolina. While attending South Pointe High School, he was in the track team and he played football and basketball. This agile athlete was named Mr. Football for the state of South Carolina. Rivals.com considered him a four-star recruit. He was number two overall prospect from South Carolina for 2009. He chose to join the team at South Carolina.
So what is Stephon Gilmore net worth in 2018? What are Stephon Gilmore’s salary/earnings? Read on…
Stephon Gilmore started at cornerback for the Gamecocks during his freshman year. He played in all 12 games for the team. Gilmore was named Freshman All-American by College Football News. In the 2012 NFL Draft, he was picked by the Buffalo Bills in the first round. On May 17, 2012, Gilmore inked a four-year $12.08 million deal with a signing bonus of $7.22 million with a fifth-year option. During his rookie year, he had 61 tackles and one perception.
From 27, Stephon Gilmore changed his jersey number to 24 on April 3, 2013. Gilmore received a salary of $11.08 million for the 2016 season when the Bills exercised the fifth-year option on his contract. A torn labrum placed him on Injured Reserve on December 16, 2015. On January 23, 2017, he made the AFC PRO Bowl roster. Gilmore ended the season with a bang with his 5 interceptions. After his stint with the Buffalo Bills, he signed a five-year deal with the New England Patriots on March 9, 2017. The top-dollar contract was worth $65 million.
After winning the AFC Championship game, the Patriots are set to play against the Philadelphia Eagles on Super Bowl LII. With Stephon Gilmore’s impressive skills and his sheer determination, he can definitely help his team come out with a win.
In all, we estimate Stephon Gilmore net worth in 2018 at around $20 million.